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NO. CTZ- GEN- 11-2004-F.11

Government of Gujarat,

Home Department,

Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar.

Date: 20-Jun-2005

To,

  1. The Additional Director General of police (lnt.) Gujarat State, Gandhinagar.

  2. All District Magistrates.(Chitins Br.)

  3. All Commissioners of police(Spl./Foreigner Br.)

  4. The Deputy Commissioner of police, Special Branch, Ahmedabad city, Ahmedabad.

  5. All Spuds, of police,(LIB).

 

Subject : - citizenship Rules 1955 and citizenship (Amendment) Rules, 2005- instructions regarding.

 

Sir.

 

I am directed to refer to this department’s letter of even number at 9.11. 04 and to forward herewith a copy of Home Secretary, Gove of India, New Delhi’s D.O.letter No2611/03/2005/C.l at. 26.5.05 along with its enclosures i.e. Ministry of Home Affairs. Govt. of India New Delhi’s Notifications No.GSR-225-E at 11.4.05 on the subject noted above.

 

The brief of the Govt. of India’s instructions is as follow :

 

  1. Application forms are simplified and enclosed with the enclosures. these revised forms are now to be used by all concerned. An acknowledgement of the same is to be given as per specimen given in form 1(A). in all such applications, photographs of the applications are now made compulsory to be affixed on the application. This should be ensured by all concerned.

  2. application forms received U/S 5(1) (f) and (g) may please be sent to this department for information as no such applications are received so far in the state Govt.

  3. The period of fir warding of the application has now been reduced now the collectors will have to forward such applications within 2 months whereas the state Govt. will forward it to GOL within a period of one month only. This should be ensured by all authorities. As such, now the Addl. Director General of police, lint, as well as commissioner of police/ Spurt. of police concerned will have to send their police reports at the earliest so that collectors can forward such applications by the stipulated time limit This means that the applications must reach GOL within a period of 3 months positively.

  4. List of important documents to be attached with the application is also given with the form. However , other necessary documents may also be attached as instructed earlier and now followed, All are requested to ensure that they are attached as per requirement at the earliest.

  5. The prescribed fees are now revised w.e.f.11.4.05 it should now be charged accordingly as per item (xii) of Para 2 of the Home Sissy ‘s d.o.letter. All collectors are now requested to prepare a list as per attached Performa, of such applications pending by them on or before 10.4.05 This Performa must be sent to this department latest by 5.7.05 positively so as to forward it to GOL by 15.7. 05.

  6. It requested to instruct all conceded to follow the instructions accordingly and see that it is given vide publicity. A copy of the instructions may please be placed on your notice board/visitor room so that applicants could be aware of it.

  7. The above instructions are in super session of previous instructions.

  8. Sofer as citizenship cases of Pak Hindu Minority Nationals are concerned necessary clarification for the period of continuous stay of five years in visa fees, exemption from production of valid passports/renunciation certificate etc. have been sought for from the GOL and would be intimated hereafter for its implementation. Till then, present practice may please be continued on the condition of GOL’s confirmation.

  9. The citizenship certificate issued for persons registered U/S 5(1) (a) and 5(1)(c) is in different form at present, the same is now made equal . Hence, the perform for certificate for 5(1)(a)&(c) would now be same as given in the above instructions. Specimen of the certificate is given in the from V. This may please be taken care properly.

You are requested to instruct the concerned officials dealing with the subject matter for its strict compliance. Please acknowledge the receipt of this.

 

 

Yours faithfully,

 

(D. J. Shah)

Under secretary to the Govt. of Gujarat,

Home Department

 

Encl : as above

 

Copy to :

1. Home Department/ F.1 Br.

2. All staff Members of F.1/F .11 Br. of Home Department.

3. Select file.

 

 

V. K. Duggal

 

D .O. No.26011/03/2005-IC-I

HOME SECRETARY

GOVERNMENT OT INDIA

North Block, New Delhi.

26 May 2005

 

Dear Chief Secretary,

 

I would like to inform you that the citizenship Rules 1956 has been amended by the citizenship (Amendment) Rules, 2005 through Notification No. GSR 225(E) dated11.04.2005 which has come into effect from 11.04.2005 A copy of these rules is enclosed this has been notified in super session of citizenship (Second Amendment) Rules 2004 notified on 26.03.2004 and citizenship (Third Amendment)Rules,2004 notified on 16.07.2004, which were sent to the State Goats. /UTs vide this Ministry’s letter of even number dated 17.09.2004.

 

  1. Salient features of the citizenship (Amendment) Rules 2005 are as under:-

  1. A new simplified Form I has been prescribed for registration of persons of Indian origin under section5 (1) (a).

  2. A new simplified Form II has been prescribed for registration of person married to Indian Citizen under section 5(1) ©

  3. A new simplified Form III has been prescribed for registration of a minor child under section 5(1) (d).

  4. A new simplified Form III A has been prescribed for registration of a person under section 5(1) (e).

  5. A new simplified Form III B has been prescribed for registration of a person under section 5(1) (f)

  6. A new simplified Form III C has been prescribed for registration of Overseas citizen of India (OCI) as India citizen under section5 (1) (g).

  7. A new simplified Form XII been prescribed for naturalization under section 6(1)

  8. The period for forwarding the citizenship application by District collector along with his report to the state /UT Admen. Has been reduced from 120 days to 60 days.

  9. The State Govt./UT Admen. Shall forward instead of recommending the citizenship application along with collector’s report to the central Govt. in30 days instead of 60 days.

  10. The application should reach the central Govt. now within 90 days instead of 180days earlier from the date of the application.

  11. The form of citizenship application now includes the list of the documents to attach along with the application. The state Govt./UT Administration, while forwarding the application, should verify that the form has been properly filled up and documents as mentioned mite application firm are enclosed.

  12. The prescribed fees for processing applications for granting Indian citizenship under different sections of the citizenship Act, 1955 have been revised with effect from 11.04.2005. as under:

Section

of the Act

 

With application

For issuing

certificate

Total

Old Fee

Revised

Fee

Old Fee

Revised

Old

Revised

Fee

5(1) (a)

-

Rs .500*

-

Rs.5000

-

Rs.5500

5(!) ©

Rs .200

Rs .500*

Rs.500

Rs.10000

Rs.700

Rs.10500

5(!) (d)

-

Rs .250*

Rs. 100

Rs.3000

Rs. 100

Rs.3250

5(1)(e)(f)(g)

-

Rs .500*

-

Rs.5000

-

Rs.5500

5 (4)

Rs.100

Rs .250*

Rs.500

Rs.3000

Rs.600

Rs.3250

6 (1)

Rs.200

Rs.1500*

Rs.1900

Rs. 13750

Rs.2100

Rs.15250

* Fee with application except u/s 6(1) is for witnessing the siring of an application or declaration and administering the oath of allegiance as mentioned in rule 28 of the citizenship Rules 1956.
  1. It has been notified that the fees for grant of India citizenship in all those applications, which are pending with the state Government or in the collector’s office for transmission to this Ministry and those which are pending for disposal with the central Government before the date of issue of the aforesaid Notification i.e. 11.04.2005, shall be charged at pre-revised rates. Therefore, in order to close the list of such pending applications, I would request you to kindly look into the matter personally and get the list of all such applications, pending with collectors/State Government /TU Administration on or before 10.04.2005 prepared office-wise and get the list sent to Ministry of Home Affairs on the attached Performa positively by 15 July 2005 electronically on the Email: jsf@mha .nic.in. A hard copy of the statement should be sent to the joint secretary (Foreigners) Jaisalmer House, Man Singh Road, New Delhi-110011.

  2. I would further request you to krill sensitize all District collectors and state Governments Official dealing with the subject, give these Rules wide publicity and invite applications for consideration by this ministry after properly scrutinizing the same as per the instructions contains in the citizenship Rules. The citizenship application forms, in downloadable form and salient features fo the Act and Rules are being made available on the MHA website: www.mha.nic.in.

With regards,

 

 

Yours sincerely,

 

(V. K. Duggal)

 

Shri Sudhir Mankad,

Chief Secretary,

Government of Gujarat,

Gandhinagar.

 

Encl : As above

 

PROFORMA

* List of Indian citizenship applications pending on or before 10.04.2005

 

 

Sr.

No

 

Name of the applicant along

with the father husband name &address

Foreign nationality

Section under which applied for India citizenship

Date of submission of the application in the collector’s office

Pending with whom-state Govt. or District collector’s office

1

2

3

4

5

6

 

 

 

         

* To be prepared office wise

 

MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS

NOTIFICATION

New Delhi, the 11th April,2005

 

G. S.R. 225(E) - In exercise of the powers conferred by section 18 of the citizenship Act,1955 (57 of 1955), and in super session of the notification number G.S.R. 219(E), dated the 26th March, 2004 and number G.S.R. 456(E), dated the 16th July, 2004 the central Government hereby makes the following rules further to amend the citizenship rules, 1956,namely:-

 

1.   (1) These rules may be called the citizenship (amendment) Rules, 2005.
(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.

  1. In the citizenship rules 1956 (hereinafter referred to the said rules), after rule 2, the following rule shall be inserted, namely;-

“2A. Application for registration by descent under sub-section (1) of section 4- An application for registration of a minor child under the provisions of sub-section (1) of section 4 shall be made in From IB and be accompanied by an undertaking in writing from the parents of minor that he or she does not hold the passport of any other country.

  1. In rule 3 of the said rules, in sub- rule(3),for the words” seven years” shall be substituted.

  2. In sub-rule 4 of the said rules,-

(a) in sub-rule (3), for the words “five years” at both the places, the words “seven years” shall be substituted.

(b) For sub-rules (4)and (5),the following sub-rules shall be substituted, namely:-

“(4) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-rule (3) in the case of a foreign national married to an Indian citizen in the service of a Government in India, the central Government may, if in the special circumstances of the case in thinks fit , exempt such foreign national from the operation of that sub- rule.

(5) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-rule (3), in the case of a foreign national who has been married to an India citizen for not less than Seven years, whose marriage is still subsisting and who has visited India at least once in every year during any seven years out of nine years, the central Government may, if it thinks fit, exempt such foreign national from the operation of that sub-rule.

  1. For rule 5 of the said rules , the following rules shall be substituted, namely:-

s“5 Application for registration under clause (d) of sub –section (1) of section 5- An application for the registration of a minor child of a citizen of India made under clause (d) of sub-section (1) of section 5 shall be in Form III and shall include an undertaking from the parent to the effect that the applicant is a legal guardian of the child.

5A. Application for registration under clause (e) of sub-section (1) of section 5.-(1)an application for registration by a person of full age and capacity under clause (e) of sub- section (1) of section 5 shall be made in Form III A and shall be accompanied by an undertaking in writing that he or she will renounce the citizenship of his or her country in the event of his or her application being sanctioned.

(2) The oath of allegiance specified in the second schedule to the Act shall be administered by the collector or Deputy Commissioner or District Magistrate and attested by him before registration.

5B. application for registration under clause (f) of sub-section (1) of section 5.-(1) An application for registration by a person of full age and capacity under clause (f) of sub –section (1) of section 5 shall be made in form III B and shall be accompmpanied by an undertaking in writing that he or she will renounce the citizenship of his or her country in the event of his or her application being sanctioned.

(2) The oath of allegiance specified in the second schedule to the Act shall be administered by the collector or Deputy Commissioner or Distinct Magistrate and attested by him before registration.

(3) An application under sub-rule (1) shall not lie unless the applicant was ordinarily resident in India for a period of one year immediately before the date of his or her making an application.

5C. Application for registration under clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section5-(1) An application for registration by a person of full age and capacity under clause (g) of sub-Section (1) of section 5 shall be made in Form III C and shall be accompanied by an undertaking in writing that he or she will renounce the citizenship of his or her county in the event of his or her application being sanctioned.

(2) The oath of allegiance specified in the second schedule to the Act shall be administered by the collector or Deputy Commissioner or District Magistrate and attested by him before registration.

(3) An application under sub- rule (1) shall not lie unless, immediately before the date of his or her making an application, the applicant has been.

(a) Registered as an overseas citizen of India for a period of five years; and

(b) Ordinarily resident in India for a period of tow years out of the five years specified in clause (a) above.

  1. For rile 6 of the said rules, the following rule shall be substituted,

“6 Application for registration under sub-section (4) of section 5.

An application for the registration of a minor child made under sub-section (4) of section 5 shall be in Form IV and shall include an undertaking from the parent of minor to the effect that the applicant is a parent or legal guardian of the child”.

  1. For rile 7 the said riles, the following rule shall be substituted, namely:-

“7. Authority to which application is to be made.-(1) an application for registration under sections 5 and 6 shall be made to the collector within whose jurisdiction the applicant is ordinarily resident.

(2) The receipt of the application the collector shall cause to be issued an acknowledgment in form IA.

(3) On being satisfied about the correctness of the particulars of application and before transmitting the application, to the state Government or union territory administration, as case may be, the collector shall administer to the applicant the oath of allegiance specified in the second schedule to the Act.”

  1. in rule 8 of the said rules for the words, brackets, letters and figures “clauses (a), (c). (d) and (e) of sub-section (1) of section 5 the Act, the words and figures’ section 4 shall be substituted.

  2. In rule 9 of the said rules.-

(a)  in sub –rule (1),-

(i)   for the words, brackets, figure and letters” section 5 (1) (a), (c), (d) and (e)” the words figure, brackets and letters” clauses (a), (c), (d), (e) (f) and (g) of sub-section (4) of section 5” shall be substituted:

(ii)  for the words, one hundred and twenty days” the words “sixty days” shall be substitutes.

(b)  in sub- rule (2),-

(i) the words “its recommendation” shall be omitted,

(ii) for the words, sixty days” the words thirty days” shall be substituted;

(c)  in sub –rule (5),-

(i) For the words one hundred and eighty days” the words, ninety days” shall be substituted.

(ii) the words its recommendation” shall be omitted.

  1. In rule 10 of the said rules,

(i)  for –rule (1), the following sub-rule shall be substituted, “(1) Every person who is registered as a citizen of India under clauses (a) (c), (d),(e) and(f) of sub-section (1) of section 5 and sub- section (4) of section 5 shall be issued a certificate of registration in Form V duly signed by an officer not below the rank of Under secretary to the Government of India.

(ii)  sub- rule (2) shall be omitted;

(iii) after sub-rule 1 the following sub-rule shall be inserted, namely :- 2A every person who is reinstituted as a citizen of India under clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section5 shall be issued a certificate of registration in Form VI A duly signed by an officer not below the rank of Under secretary to the Government of India”

(iv) in sub-rule (3), the words, brackets and figure “sub-rule(2) “the words, brackets, figure and letter “sub- rule (2A)” shall be substituted.

  1. for rule 11 of the said rules, the following rule shall be substituted, namely:-

“11. Register of persons registered under clauses (a), (d), (e), (f) and (g) of sub- section(1) of section 5- There shall be kept by the central Government in the Ministry of Home Affairs,-

(a)  A register containing the names of persons registered as citizen of India under clause (a), (e), and (f) sub-section(1) of section5, in Form VII.

(b)  A register containing the names o0f persons registered as citizen of India under clause (d) of sub –section (1) of section 5 , in Form VIII.

(c)  A register containing the names of persons registered as citizen of India under clause(g)of sub-section (10 of section (5), in Form VII A,”

  1. Rules 16 A, 16B and 16C of the said rules shall be omitted.

  2. In rule 17 of the said rule, in sub-rule(2),the Explanation shall be renumbered as Explanation 1 Thereof and after Explanation 1 as so renumbered, the following Explanation shall be inserted, namely:-
    Explanation 2 The certificate may either be from a recognized educational institution or a recognized public or generation or from tow persons of the locality or distinct of the applicant who are citizen of India.-

  3. After rule 17 of the said rules the following rule shall be inserted, namely: - “17A . Authority to naturalize as citizen- the authority to naturalize a person as a citizen of India under section 5 of the Act shall be any officer not below the rank of a Deputy secretary to the Government of India in the Ministry of Home Affairs and also includes such officer as the central Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, appoint.”

  4. In rule 20 of the said rules,-

(i)   after sub rule (3) ,the following sub-rule shall be inserted, namely:- (3A)Every person who makes such declaration shall be issued a certificate of resumption of India citizenship in Firm XVA, duly signed by an officer not below the rank of an Under secretary to the Government of India ,and where such a certificate is issued, a duplicate copy there of shall be prep served for record by the issuing authority”.

  1. After part IV of the said rules, the following part shall be inserted, namely:-

 

“PART IV A

OVERSEAS CITIZENSHIP OF INDIA- REGISTRATION AND

RENUNCIATION

 

25A. Eligibility for registration as overseas citizen of India .- No person, who is citizen of another country, be eligible for registration as an overseas citizen of India if that country does not permit dual citizenship in some form or the other.

25B. Application for registration under section 7 A. - An application for registration by a person as an overseas citizen of in India under section 7A shall be made in Form XIX .A family consisting of spouses and up to two minor children can apply in the same form.

25C. Authority to which applications are to be made, The application shall be submitted in duplicate.-

(a)  in India ,-

(i) to the Foreigners Regional Registration Officer Delhi, Mumbai Kolkata, Marisa and chief Immigration Officer Chennai ,who shall transmit the application s to the ministry of Home Affairs or

(ii) to the Foreigners division Ministry for Home Affairs;

(b)  out side India ,-

(i) to the India Mission or prost having jurisdiction over the country of which an applicant, citizen; or

(ii) Where he is not the country of his citizenship to the country of which the applicant is ordinarily resident.

 

25D. Authority to register as an overseas citizen- The authority on behalf of the Government of India to register a person as an overseas citizen of India under section 7A shall be an officer not below the rank of an Under secretary to the Government of India in the ministry of Home Affairs or an officer of equivalent rank in the India Mission or post abroad or any such other officer as may be specified by the central Government, by a notification in the official Gazette.

25E. Scrutiny of applications-

(i) After preliminary scrutiny, if there is no adverse information available against the applicant, the authority shall register the person as an overseas citizen of India as soon as possible but not later than two weeks and the case shall be placed for post verification of the antecedents.

(ii) If there is any adverse information against the applicant, prior approval of the central Government in the Ministry of Home Affairs shall be required before grant of registration and the central Government may approve or reject the grant of receipt of application.

25F. Application for registration under section 7A by PIO card holders. Person of India origin card” holder, notified vides Government of India in the Ministry of Home Affairs Notification number F.No, 260 11/ 4/98-IC-I. dated 30th March, 1999 and published in the official Gazette in part I, section 1 dated the 30th March 1999 and subsequently amended vide notification No 260 11/4/98/F-I-dated 19th Aygust, 2002, who is otherwise eligible for registration as overseas citizen of India may apply in Form XIX and be considered for grant of registration in the same manner as other applicants.

25G. Certificate of revision to be granted to persons registered, and register of persons registered under section 7A-

(i) Every person who is registered saw an overseas citizen of India under section 7A shall be issued a certificate of registration in Form XX, duct signed by an officer not below the rank of an Under secretary to the Government of India or by such other officer as may be specified by the central Government, by a notification in the official gazette.

(ii) When a certificate is issued under sub-rule (1), duplicated copy thereof shall be prepared and preserved for record by the issuing authority

(iii) There shall be kept by the issuing authority, a register containing names of the pepsins registered as overseas citizen of India under section 7A in Form. XXI.

(iv) The issuing authority shall transmit the details in Form XXI to the Ministry of Home Affairs in the first week of every subsequent month.

25H. Declaration of renunciation of overseas citizenship –

(i) A declaration of renunciation of overseas citizenship under section 7C shall be made in Form XXII.

(ii) The declaration shall be reregistered in the office of the issuing authority.

(iii) On receipt of such declaration, the issuing authority shall issuing acknowledgement in Form XXII A and strike off such name from the reregister in Form XXI.

25I. cancellation of registration as overseas citizen.-

(i)  There shall be kept by the issuing authority, a register containing names of persons whose registration as overseas citizen of India was cancelled under section 7D inform XXII B.

(ii)  The issuing authority shall transmit the details in Form XXII B, to the Ministry of Nome Affairs in the fist week of every subsequent month.”

  1. Rule 28 of said rule shall be renumbered as sub-rule (1) there of and after sub –rule (1) as so renumbered the following sub-rule shall be inserted, namely.:- “(2) Notwithstanding anything contained in rule 7 and 9, an application under sub-rule(5) of rule 4 for registration under clause © of sub- section (1) of section 5 as an India citizen form a foreign national married to an India citizen shall be made to the India consulate or Embassy or Mission where he/she is a resident who in turn shall forwarded or transmit it to the central Government for consideration.”

  2. In the said rule , for 31, the following rule shall be substituted, namely:- “31 Fees – The fees specified in schedule IV shall be levied and collected in respect of the mattes referred to in that schedule.

  3. After rule 33 of the said rule, the following rule shall be inserted, namely:- “34 The fee in respect of applications, which have been received by the central government or state Government or a district collector immediately preceding the date of the commencement of the citizenship (Amendment) Rules 2005 ,shall be such as are applicable immediately preceding the date of the commencement of the said commencement rules.

  4. In the said rules, in schedule

(i)  for Forms I and IA ,the following Form shall be substituted, namely:-

 


FORM I

(See rule 3)

 

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 5(1) (a)

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A CITIZEN OF INDIA UNDER

SECTION 5(1) (a) OF THE ACT MADE BY A PERSON OF INDIA ORIGIN

 

Note: Please write/print in BOCK LETTERS

 

PARTI

 

 

 

 

 

  1. I, .................................................................................. (here mention name and complete address of applicant including street or lane or village o town ,police station and state ) of full age and capacity and was born at (with Tehsil, District and state) ...................................................................................................................................... no .......................................

  2. My father‘s full name is / was ............................. and he was born at .............................. on ................................

  3. My mother’s full name is / was ............................ and she was born at ...................... on ................................

  4. My wife’s / husband’s full name is / was .......................................... and he /she was born at ...................... on ....................................

  5. Details of residence in India

(a) Date of entry in India .......................
(b) I have resided in India throughout The period of 12 months immediately Preceding the date of application. Yes/No
(c) During the eight years immediately preceding the said period of twelve month , I have resided in India for period amounting in The aggregate to not less than six years. Yes/No

Details with address of residence in India for the last nine years From To Years Months
 

 

     

 

  1. (a) profess ion or occupation ..................................................

(b) If in service, address of employer.......................................

  1. Passport particulars:

(a) Country: ....................................................................

(b) Number: ....................................................................

(c) Place and date of issue ...............................................

(d) Valid up to: ................................................................

  1. Particulars of visa:

(a) Number and date of visa................................................

(b) Place of issue: ...............................................................

(c) Name of issuing authority: ..............................................

(d) Valid up to:....................................................................

  1. Details of family members who are staying in India with the applicant:

 

S No. Name present address Relationship Age
         

PART II

  1. I have .have not previously renounced or been deprived of the citizenship of India.

  2. (If the applicant has renounced his or her Indian citizenship, here state the date on which the declaration of renunciation was made; or she has been deprived of his or her citizenship, state the date on which and the authority by whom, the order of deprivation was made.

  3. I have/have not previously application as a citizen of India and the application has/has not been rejected.

  4. I declare that my intention is to make India my permanent home and I undertake that I shall renounce the citizenship of my country in the event of my application being sanctioned.

  5. I ............................................................... (here3 mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars, steed in this application are true and make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Date.................                               Signature: ........................

 

Made and subscribed this.................. day....................... of ...............................20 ..............................before me.

 

 

*Signature............................

 

*Designation........................

  1. I, the undersigned, hereby state that I am an India citizen otherwise than by naturalization , that I am a householder, and that I an not the solicitor or agent of .......................................I vouch for the correctness of the statement made by ..............................................in his/ her application for Indian citizenship.

 

Signature.....................................

Name...........................................

Full postal address......................

.....................................................

 

Oath of Allegiance

I....................................................................(here mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly affirm and swear in the name of God that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of India as by law established and that I will faithfully observe the laws of India and fulfill my duties as a citizen of India

Signature.....................................

Affirmed. Sworn and subscribed this ......................... day of .......................... 20 ........................... before me.

*Signature..................................

*Designation..............................

 

Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 28 of the citizenship Rules 1956. Before whom the registration, declaration or oath of allegiance is made or taken. (i. e.. the collector Deputy commissioner, District Magistrate)

 

(This Form complete in all respects shall be submitted in triplicate to the collector. Deputy commissioner /District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction the applicant is ordinarily resident for transmission to the central Government through the sate Government or the Union territory Administration, as the case may be)

 

DOCUMENTS TO BE ATTACHED WITH THE APPLICATION BY THE APPLICANT

  1. A copy of the valid foreign passport.

  2. A copy of the valid L.T.V./ Residential permit.

  3. Evidence of the date of the parents viz. a copy of the passport or birth certificate or domicile certificate issued by the competent authority clearly stating that he/ she is a citizen of India

  4. A copy of Bank chilling in original amounting to Rs.500/-deposited in the state Bank of India under Head No.”0070- Other Administrative Services- other Services- receipts under citizenship Act

 

FORM  I  A

(See rules 7 and 9)

 

Acknowledgement for the application for grant of citizenship under section 5(1) (a), (c), (d), (e), (f) and the citizenship Act, 1955

Received application from Miss/Ms./Mr ………………………………………… d/o, w/o. s/o……………………………………………......resident of ………………… for registration under clauses (a) or(c) 0r(d) or (e)or (f)or (g) of sub section(1) of section 5 of the citizenship Act ,1955.

Note –strike out which ever is not applicable.

Dated .......................    Signature with seal of the receiving officer

 

 

FORM I B

(See rule 2 A)

 

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 4(1)

 

APPLICATION FOR THE REGISTRATION OF BIRTH OF A MINOR CHILD A T AN

INDIA CONSULATE UNDER SECTION 4(1) OF THE ACT.

 

Note: please write/ print in BLOCK LETTERS

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. (a) Full name of the minor child :……………………………………………………

(b) If he/she has been known by another name, enter that name here: ……………………………

  1. Sex:…………………………………………………………….

  2. Place and date of birth …………………………………………

  3. Present address:…………………………………………………

  4. (i) Father’s full name……………………………………………………

(ii) Citizen of India by birth / descent / registration*/naturalization *………………….

  1. (i) Mother’s full name (with maiden surname) ………………………………

(ii) Citizen of India by birth/ descent/ registration*/ naturalization*……………..

  1. Profession or occupation of -

(a) Father:…………………………………………………………………..........................

(b) Mother: …………………………………………………………………........................

  1. Passport particulars of -

(a) Father: …………………………………………………………………..........................

(b) Mother: ………………………………………………………………….........................

 

Application

 

  1. I ………………………………………..a citizen of India and a parent of ……………………………………to whom the foregoing particulars relate. I hereby apply on behalf of my child for the registration of his/her/ birth.

Date ...…………     signature of applicant …………………..

  1. I …………………………………being the parent of……………………..do Solemnly declare that my child to whom the foraging particulars relate does not hold the passport of any other country**

  2. I……………………………………do solemnly and since are that the foregoing particulars stated in the application are true and I make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Date ...…………     signature of applicant …………………..

 

Made and subscribed this ………………day of …………………20……before me.

 

***Signature………………………..

*** Designation……………………

 

* If a citizen of India by registration or naturalization, plies refer to the number and date of the certificate of registration, or naturalization, as the case may be.

** NOTE: In the event of the child whose particulars are given above acquiring of obtaining the passport of any other country subsequent to the making of the making of this application, the said child shall cease to be a citizen of India by descent if within six months of attaining full age he/ she does not renounce the citizenship of the other country in terms of section 4 (1A) of the Act.

*** Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 289 of the citizenship Rules, 1956, before whom the declaration is made or oath of allegiance is taken (I ,e, any consulates ) Rules,1956.

(This form when completed should be submitted in duplicate to the Indian Mission,/post in the country in which the applicant in ordinarily resident.)

(ii) for Forms II and III, the following Forms shall be substituted, namely:-

 

FORM II

(See rule 4)

The citizenship Act ,1955- section 5(1) (c)

 

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A CITIZEN FO INDIA UNDER

SECTION 5(1) (c) OF THE ACT MADE BY A PERSON WHO IS/HAS

BEEN MARRED TO A CITIZE4N OF INDIA

 

Note: Please write /print in BLOCK LETTERS

 

PART I

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. ………………………………………………………… (here minion name and complete of applauding street or lame or village or town, police station and state) of full age and capacity and was barb at (with Tensile, District and State) .....................……………………………………....... ...........………………… on………………………..

  2. My father’s full name is/was ……………………………and he was born at …………………........... ............ on……………………….

  3. I was married at ………………………………on……………………to Shri/Smt. ………………………………………………… (here insert full name of husband. wife)

  4. My husband/wife was born at………………………………. On ………………………..and he/she is / was a citizen of India by birth / descent / registration /naturalization (tick which ever is applicable).

  5. My (husband’s/ wife’s) father’s full name is /was………………..…………… and he/she was born at………………………………….on……………………………..

  6. My marriage is still subsisting/ has terminated………………………….

  7. Details of residence in India:

(a) Date of entry in India .........................
(b) I have resided in India throughout The period of 12 months immediately Preceding the date of application. Yes/No
(c) During the eight years immediately preceding the said period of twelve month , I have resided in India for period amounting in The aggregate to not less than six years. Yes/No

 

Details with address of residence in India for the last nine years From To Years Months
 

 

     
  1. (a) profess ion or occupation ..................................................

(b) If in service, address of employer..........................................

  1. Passport particulars:

(a) Country: ....................................................................

(b) Number: ....................................................................

(c) Place and date of issue ..............................................

(d) Valid up to: ...............................................................

  1. Particulars of visa:

(a) Number and date of visa..................................................

(b) Place of issue: ...............................................................

(c) Name of issuing authority: ...............................................

(d) Valid up to:....................................................................

PART II

  1. I have /have not previously renounced or been deprived of the citizenship of India .9If the applicant has renounced his or her India citizenship, here state the date on which the declaration of renunciation was made; or she has been deprived of his or her citizenship state the date on which and the authority by whom ,the order of deprivation was made)

  2. I have /have not previously applied for registration as a citizen of India and the application has/ has not been rejected.

  3. I declare that my intention is to make India my permanent home an I undertake that I shall renounce the citizenship of my country in the event of my application being sanction.

  4. I,………………………………………(here mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars stated in this a-application are true and I make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Date .................      Signature: ........................

Made and subscribed this.................. day....................... of ...............................20 ..............................before me.
 

*Signature............................

*Designation........................

  1. I, the undersigned, hereby state that I am an India citizen otherwise than by naturalization, that I am a householder, and that I an not the solicitor or agent of .......................................I vouch for the correctness of the statement made by ..............................................in his/ her application for Indian citizenship.

Signature......................................

Name............................................

Full postal address......................

.....................................................

Oath of Allegiance

I....................................................................(here mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly affirm and swear in the name of God that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of India as by law established and that I will faithfully observe the laws of India and fulfill my duties as a citizen of India

Signature ..................................

Affirmed. Sworn and subscribed this ......................... day of .......................... 20 ........................... before me.
 

*Signature..................................

*Designation...............................
 

Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 28 of the citizenship Rules 1956. Before whom the registration, declaration or oath of allegiance is made or taken. (i. e.. the collector Deputy commissioner, District Magistrate)

(This Form complete in all respects shall be submitted in triplicate to the collector. Deputy commissioner /District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction the applicant is ordinarily resident for transmission to the central Government through the sate Government or the Union territory Administration, as the case may be)

 

DOCUMENTS TO BE ATTACHED WITH THE APPLICATION BY THE APPLICANT

  1. A copy of the valid foreign passport.

  2. A copy of the valid L.T.V./ Residential permit.

  3. Evidence of the date of the parents viz. a copy of the passport or birth certificate or domicile certificate issued by the competent authority clearly stating that he/ she is a citizen of India

  4. A copy of Bank chilling in original amounting to Rs. 500/-deposited in the state Bank of India under Head No.”0070- Other Administrative Services- other Services- receipts under citizenship Act.

FORM III
(See rule 5)

The citizenship Act, 1955 –section 5(1) (d)

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION OF A MINOR CHILD UNDER

SECTION 5(1) (d) OF THE ACT.

Note : please write/ print in BLOCK LETTERS

PART I
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. (a) Full name of the minor child;………………………………………………

(b) If he /she has been known by another name enter that name here …………

  1. Sex:…………………………………………………………………………

  2. Place and date of birth:……………………………………………………….

  3. Present address:…………………………………………………………….

  4. (i) Father’s full name :……………………………………………………….

(ii) Citizen of India by birth/ descent /registration* /naturalization*……………..

  1. (i) Mother’s full name :……………………………………………………

(ii) Citizen of India by birth / descent / registration* naturalization ……………

  1. Grounds on which the minor’s parents claim India citizenship………………..

  2. Minor’s details of residence in India:-

With whim residing Address From To

 

     


PART II
 

Application

  1. I ………………………………………..a citizen of India and a parent of ……………………………………to whom the foregoing particulars relate. I hereby apply on behalf of my child for the registration of his/her/ birth.

  2. Date………… signature of applicant …………………..

  3. I …………………………………being the parent of……………………..do
    Solemnly declare that my child to whom the foraging particulars relate does not hold the passport of any other country**

  4. I……………………………………do solemnly and since are that the foregoing particulars stated in the application are true and I make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Date …………     signature of applicant …………………..

 

Made and subscribed this ………………day of …………………20……before me.

 

***Signature………………

*** Designation……………

* If a citizen of India by registration or naturalization, plies refer to the number and date of the certificate of registration, or naturalization, as the case may be.

** Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 28 of the citizenship Rules 1956. Before whom the registration, declaration or oath of allegiance is made or taken. (i. e.. the collector Deputy commissioner, District Magistrate)

(This Form complete in all respects shall be submitted in triplicate to the collector. Deputy commissioner /District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction the applicant is ordinarily resident for transmission to the central Government through the sate Government or the Union territory Administration, as the case may be)

DOCUMENTS TO BE ATTACHED WITH THE APPLICATION BY THE APPLICANT

  1. A copy of the valid foreign passport.

  2. A copy of the valid L.T.V./ Residential permit.

  3. Evidence of the date of the parents viz. a copy of the passport or birth certificate or domicile certificate issued by the competent authority clearly stating that he/ she is a citizen of India

  4. A copy of Bank chilling in original amounting to Rs. 500/-deposited in the state Bank of India under Head No.”0070- Other Administrative Services- other Services- receipts under citizenship Act.

 

 

FORM III A
 

(See rule 5 A)

 

The citizenship Act, 1955- Section 5(1) (e)

 

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A CITIZEN OF INDIA

UNDER SECTION 5(1) (e) OF THE ACT. MADE BY A PERSON WHOSE

PRESENTS ARE REGISTERED AS CITIZENS OF INDIA

UNDER SECTION 5(1) (a) OR SECTION 6(1)

 

Note: Please write/ print in BLOCK LETTERS

 

PART I

 

 

  1. I,…………………………………………………………………………(here mention name and complete address of applicant including street or lane or village or town , police station and state) of full age and capacity and was born at (with Tensile, District and State) ……………………………………… ………………………………………….……………… on ……………………………

  2. My father’s full name is /was ……………………………………………………. And he was born at …………………………….on …………………………and he was registered as a citizen of India under section 5(1)(a)/section 6(1)vide certificate No…………………….dated…………………………………..

  3. My Mother’s full name is /was ………………………………………………. And she was born at…………………………on…………………………and she was registered as citizen of India under section 5 (1) (a)/section 6 (1) vide certificate No ………………………dated ……………………………….

  4. My wife’s/husband’s full name is /was…………………………………………… And she .he was born at …………………………………………..on………………..

  5. (a) Profession or occupation:…………………………………………………

(b) if in service, address of employer:…………………………………………

  1. Passport particulars:

(a) Country ……………………………………

(b) Number ………………………………………

(c) Place and date of issue …………………………

(d) Valid up to …………………………………

  1. Particulars of visa:

(a) Number and date of visa: ………………………

(b) Place of issue: ………………………

(c) Name of issuing authority: ………………………

(d) Valid up to : ……………………………………

  1. Details of family members who are staying in India with the applicant:

With whim residing Address From To

 

     

PART II

  1. I have /have not previously renounced or been deprived of the citizenship of India.

(If the applicant has renounced his or her Indian citizenship here state the date on Which the declaration of renunciation was made; or if he she has been deprived of his or her citizenship state the date on which and the authority by whom, the order of derivation was made)

  1. I have/have not previously applied for registration as a citizen of India and the applicant has/has not been rejected.

  2. I Declare that my intention is to make India my permanent home and I undertake that I shall renounce the citizenship of my country in of my application being sanctioned.

  3. I …………………………………………………………(her mention name of the applicant ) do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars, stated in this application are true, and I make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

 

Date .................    Signature: ........................

 

Made and subscribed this ……………………… day …………………… of ……………. 20 ……………………. before me.

*Signature ………………………

*Designation ……………………

13. I the undersigned, hereby state that I am an India citizen otherwise than by naturalization, that I am a householder, and that I am not the solicitor or agent of …………………………………. I vouch for the correctness of the statement made by ………………….in his /her application for India citizenship.

 

Signature…………………………

Name……………………………

Full postal Address………………

………………………………….

Oath of Allegiance

I, ……………………………………………(here mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly affirm and in the name of god that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of India as by law established, and that I will faithfully observe the laws of India and fulfill my duties as a citizen of India. 

Signature…………………

Affirmed/Sworn and subscribed this …………………………… day ……………….. of ………………… 20…………before me.

*Signature ……………………

*Designation …………………

**Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 28 of the citizenship Rules 1956. Before whom the registration, declaration or oath of allegiance is made or taken. (i.e.. the collector Deputy commissioner, District Magistrate)

(This Form complete in all respects shall be submitted in triplicate to the collector. Deputy commissioner /District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction the applicant is ordinarily resident for transmission to the central Government through the sate Government or the Union territory Administration, as the case may be)

DOCUMENTS TO BE ATTACHED WITH THE APPLICATION BY THE APPLICANT

  1. A copy of the valid foreign passport.

  2. A copy of the valid L.T.V./ Residential permit.

  3. Evidence of the date of the parents viz. a copy of the passport or birth certificate or domicile certificate issued by the competent authority clearly stating that he/ she is a citizen of India

  4. A copy of Bank chilling in original amounting to Rs. 500/-deposited in the state Bank of India under Head No.”0070- Other Administrative Services- other Services- receipts under citizenship Act.

FORM III B

(See rule 5 B)

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 5(1) (f)

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A CITIZEN OF INDIA

UNDER SECTION 5(1) (f) OF THE ACT MADE BY A PERSON

WHO OR EITHER OF THE PARENTS WAS A CITIZEN OF INDEPENDENT INDIA

Note: Please write/print in BOCK LETTERS

PART I

  1. I, .................................................................................. (here mention name and complete address of applicant including street or lane or village o town ,police station and state ) of full age and capacity and was born at (with Tehsil, District and state)............................................................................................................................ no .......................................

  2. My father‘s full name is / was .......................................... and he was born at .............................. on ................................

  3. My mother’s full name is / was ....................................... and she was born at ...................... on .........................................

  4. I or either of my parents ceased to bean Indian citizen by virtue of section 9 (1) consequent to my or their acquiring the citizenship of ..................................................... (name of country) on ......................

  5. My wife’s / husband’s full name is / was ........................................................ and he /she was born at .............................. on .................................................

  6. Details of residence in India
     

(a) Date of entry in India

..........................

(b)

I have resided in India throughout The period of 12 months immediately Preceding the date of application.

Yes/No

 

  1. (a) profess ion or occupation ..........................................

(b) If in service, address of employer...............................

  1. Passport particulars:

(e) Country: ....................................................................

(f) Number: ....................................................................

(g) Place and date of issue ..............................................

(h) Valid up to: ...............................................................

  1. Particulars of visa:

(e) Number and date of visa............................................

(f) Place of issue: ............................................................

(g) Name of issuing authority: ..........................................

(h) Valid up to:................................................................

  1. Details of family members who are staying in India with the applicant:

S No. Name present address Relationship Age
       

 

 

 

PART II

  1. I have .have not previously renounced or been deprived of the citizenship of India.

(If the applicant has renounced his or her Indian citizenship, here state the date on which the declaration of renunciation was made; or she has been deprived of his or her citizenship ,state the date on which and the authority by whom, the order of deprivation was made)

  1. I have/have not previously application as a citizen of India and the application has/has not been rejected.

  2. I declare that my intention is to make India my permanent home and I undertake that I shall renounce the citizenship of my country in the event of my application being sanctioned.

  3. I ............................................................... (here3 mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars, steed in this application are true and make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Date.................     Signature: ........................

Made and subscribed this.................. day....................... of ...............................20 ..............................before me.

 

*Signature............................

*Designation........................

  1. I, the undersigned, hereby state that I am an India citizen otherwise than by naturalization , that I am a householder, and that I an not the solicitor or agent of .......................................I vouch for the correctness of the statement made by ..............................................in his/ her application for Indian citizenship.

Signature...............................

Name.....................................

Full postal address................

...............................................

Oath of Allegiance

I....................................................................(here mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly affirm and swear in the name of God that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of India as by law established and that I will faithfully observe the laws of India and fulfill my duties as a citizen of India

Signature....................................

Affirmed. Sworn and subscribed this ......................... day of .......................... 20 ........................... before me.

*Signature..................................

*Designation...............................

*Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 28 of the citizenship Rules 1956. Before whom the registration, declaration or oath of allegiance is made or taken. (i. e.. the collector Deputy commissioner, District Magistrate)

(This Form complete in all respects shall be submitted in triplicate to the collector. Deputy commissioner /District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction the applicant is ordinarily resident for transmission to the central Government through the sate Government or the Union territory Administration, as the case may be)

DOCUMENTS TO BE ATTACHED WITH THE APPLICATION BY THE APPLICANT

  1. A copy of the valid foreign passport.

  2. A copy of the valid L.T.V./ Residential permit.

  3. Evidence of the date of the parents viz. a copy of the passport or birth certificate or domicile certificate issued by the competent authority clearly stating that he/ she is a citizen of India

  4. A copy of Bank chilling in original amounting to Rs. 500/-deposited in the state Bank of India under Head No.”0070- Other Administrative Services- other Services- receipts under citizenship Act.

FORM III C

(See rule 5 C)

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 5(1) (g)

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS A CITIZEN OF INDIA
UNDER SECTION 5(1) (g) OF THE ACT MADE BY A PERSON
WHO IS REGISTERED AS AN OVERSEAS CITIZEN OF
INDIA UNDER SECTION A

Note: Please write/print in BOCK LETTERS

PART I

I, .................................................................................. (here mention name and complete address of applicant including street or lane or village o town ,police station and state ) of full age and capacity and was born at (with Tehsil, District and state)............................................................................................................................ .......... no .......................................

  1. My father‘s full name is / was .......................................... and he was born at .............................. on ................................

  2. My mother’s full name is / was ....................................... and she was born at ......................on.........................................

  3. I was registered as an overseas citizen of India under section 7A vide certificate of registration No. .............................. dated ................

  4. My wife’s / husband’s full name is / was ........................................................ and he /she was born at .............................. on .................................................

  5. Details of residence in India

(a) Date of entry in India ...............................
(b)    
Details with address of residence in India From To
     
  1. (a) profess ion or occupation ..................................................

(b) If in service, address of employer..........................................

  1. Passport particulars:

(i) Country: ....................................................................

(j) Number: ....................................................................

(k) Place and date of issue ..............................................

(l) Valid up to: ...............................................................

  1. Particulars of visa:

(i) Number and date of visa..................................................

(j) Place of issue: ...............................................................

(k) Name of issuing authority: ...............................................

(l) Valid up to:....................................................................

  1. Details of family members who are staying in India with the applicant:

S No.

Name

present address

Relationship

Age

       

 

 

 

PART II

  1. I have .have not previously renounced or been deprived of the citizenship of India.

(If the applicant has renounced his or her Indian citizenship, here state the date on which the declaration of renunciation was made; or she has been deprived of his or her citizenship ,state the date on which and the authority by whom, the order of deprivation was made)

  1. I have/have not previously application as a citizen of India and the application has/has not been rejected.

  2. I declare that my intention is to make India my permanent home and I undertake that I shall renounce the citizenship of my country in the event of my application being sanctioned.

  3. I ............................................................... (here3 mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars, steed in this application are true and make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

 

Date .................     Signature: ........................

 

Made and subscribed this.................. day....................... of ...............................20 ..............................before me.

 

*Signature............................

*Designation........................

 

  1. I, the undersigned, hereby state that I am an India citizen otherwise than by naturalization , that I am a householder, and that I an not the solicitor or agent of .......................................I vouch for the correctness of the statement made by ..............................................in his/ her application for Indian citizenship.

Signature......................................

Name............................................

Full postal address........................

.....................................................

Oath of Allegiance

I....................................................................(here mention the name of the applicant) do solemnly affirm and swear in the name of God that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of India as by law established and that I will faithfully observe the laws of India and fulfill my duties as a citizen of India

Signature.................................

Affirmed. Sworn and subscribed this ......................... day of .......................... 20 ........................... before me.

*Signature...............................

*Designation...........................

*Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 28 of the citizenship Rules 1956. Before whom the registration, declaration or oath of allegiance is made or taken. (i. e.. the collector Deputy commissioner, District Magistrate)

(This Form complete in all respects shall be submitted in triplicate to the collector. Deputy commissioner/ District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction the applicant is ordinarily resident for transmission to the central Government through the sate Government or the Union territory Administration, as the case may be)

DOCUMENTS TO BE ATTACHED WITH THE APPLICATION BY THE APPLICANT

  1. A copy of the valid foreign passport.

  2. A copy of the valid L.T.V./ Residential permit.

  3. Evidence of the date of the parents viz. a copy of the passport or birth certificate or domicile certificate issued by the competent authority clearly stating that he/ she is a citizen of India

  4. A copy of Bank chilling in original amounting to Rs. 500/-deposited in the state Bank of India under Head No.”0070- Other Administrative Services- other Services- receipts under citizenship Act.

(iii) for Forms Iv and V, the following Form shall be substituted, namely:-

FORM IV
(See rule 6)

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 5(4)

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION OF A MINOR CHILD
UNDER SECTION 5(4) OF THE ACT

Note: please write/ print in BLOCK LETTERS

  1. (i) Full name of the minor child and the country of origin …………………

(ii) If/ he she has been known by another name, Enter that name here: ………………………

(iii) Present address: …………………………

(iv) Occupation: …………………………

(v) Place and date of birth: …………………………

(vi) Nationality or citizenship at birth: …………………………

(vii) Present nationality, if different: …………………………

(viii) If stateless, state how nationality was lost:………………………..

  1. (i) Father’s full name and the country of origin : ………………………………

(ii) Nationality or citizenship:………………………………………………….

  1. (i) Mother’s full name and the country of origin:………………………………

(ii) Nationality or citizenship:………………………………………………….

  1. Particulars of residence with address:

(a)

 

India

From

To

Years

Months

 

       

 

(b)

 

Other

countries

From

To

Years

Months

 

 

       
  1. The minor’s intentions with regard to future residence if this application is granted, Are as follows:-

6.

(i) Date of any previous application for naturalization or registration :
(ii) Reference number, change of known :
(iii) Particulars of any change of nationality Or of citizenship since birth :

 

Nationality or citizenship acquired Date of acquisition
   

(iV) Reasons for and the manner of nationality or citizenship:

  1. Details of all proceedings of any kind (civil or criminal) taken against the minor in a court of law:
Nature Date Place Judgment of the court
       
  1. The minor’s knowledge of a principal India Language (to mentioned) is slight/ fair/good/excellent: ……………………

  2. Reasons for which the applicant desires to acquire citizenship of India ………………

  3. Names and particulars of near relations in India

S. No. Name Present address Relationship Age
         

Application

  1. [Complete either (a) or (b) or (c) or (d) of this portion of application and cross out whichever sections are inappropriate

The minor child

(a)  I, ……………………………the minor child to whom the foregoing particulars relate, hereby apply for registration as citizen of India and attach the consent of any parent/ guardian to this application.

The parent who is a citizen of India

(b)  I,……………………………Am a citizen of India and a parent of………………to Whom the foregoing particulars. I hereby apply on behalf of my child for his/ her registration as a citizen of India.

The parent who is not a citizen of India

(c)  I, …………………am a parent of …………………….to whom the foregoing particulars relate and am a national/ citizen of the state of ………………….and I hereby on behalf of …………………….his/her registration as a citizen of India

The guar din

(d) I, ……………………am the (sole) natural/appointed guardian of ……………to whom the fire going particulars relate who no living parent/ whose parent or parental are living and resident in …………………… I am duly authorized by the court or bt the minor child’s father (or mother in the event of his death) whose consent is attached, and I hereby apply on behalf of …………………..foe his/ jer registration as a citizen of India

The reasons for this application are ………………………………………………

Date .................    Signature: ........................

Declaration

  1. I do solemnly and sincerely declare that the particulars states in this application are true and I undertake to inform the secretary immediately, before the registration now applied for is effected if the particulars given above require amendment, in consequence of any change in (a) my circumstances; (b) the circumstances of the minor girl child and I make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Signature of applicant: .......................

Minor child/ parent/Guardian

Made and subscribed this ……………………….day of ………………19……. before me.

*Signature ………………………

*Designation…………………….

  1. I, the undersigned hereby state that I am a householder and an India citizen otherwise than by naturalization. I am not the solicitor or agent of …………………. and I vouch for his/her hood character and loyalty. I support this application from personal knowledge of and intimate acquaintance with the applicant for ……………. years.

Date ...........................................

Signature ...................................

Name .........................................

Full postal Address ...................

....................................................

  1. I the undersigned hereby state that I am a householder and an India citizen otherwise than by naturalization. I am not the solicitor or agent of ……………………….and vouch for his/her good character and loyalty. Support this application from personal knowledge of and intimate acquaintance with the applicant for ………………….years

Date ...........................................

Signature ...................................

Name .........................................

Full postal Address ...................

....................................................

*Signature and designation of the office authorized under rule 28 of the citizen-ship Rules.1956 before whim the Registration, declaration or oath of allegiance is made or talent (i.e. the collector, Deputy Commissioner, District Magistrate)

FORM V

(See rule 10 (1))

CERTIFICATEOF REGISTRATION

No…………………………

This is to certify that the person whose particulars are given below has been registered as a citizen of India under the provisions of section 5(1)(a) (b) (c) (d) (e) (f) / 5 (4)

Of the citizenship Act,1955-

  1. Name :

  2. Name of father/mother :

  3. Name of the husband/wife :

  4. Date of birth :

  5. Place of birth :

  6. Nationality :

  7. Occupation :

  8. Marks of identification :

  9. Address :

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

 

 

Signature & Seal of Issuing Authority

Signature of Registered person

Place of Issue____________

Date of Issue ____________

(iv) Form VI shall be omitted;

(v) after Form V, the following form shall be inserted, namely:-

 

FORM VI A

(See rule 10 (2A))

CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION

No …………………….

This is to certify that the person whose particulars are given below has been Registered as a citizen of India under the provisions of section 5(1) (g) of the citizenship Act, 1955-

  1. Name :

  2. Name of father/mother :

  3. Name of the husband/wife :

  4. Date of birth :

  5. Place of birth :

  6. Nationality :

  7. Occupation :

  8. Marks of identification :

  9. Address :

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

 

 

Signature & Seal of Issuing Authority

Signature of Registered person

Place of Issue____________

Date of Issue ____________

(ii) For Forms VII and VIII, the following Form shall be substituted, namely:-

FORM VII

(See rule 11(a) )

The citizenship Act, 1955- sections FO 5(1) (a) (e) & (f)

REGISTER OF THE PERSONS REGISTERED AS INDIA CITIZENS
UNDER SECTION 5(1) (a) (e) & (f)

S.No. Name Father’s name Date of Birth Last permanent address outside India Date from which resident in India Present address Date of Registration Remarks
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

NOTE: S. No in this register should correspond with number in the registration Certificate.

FORM VII A

(See rule 11 (c))

The citizenship Act , 1955- section 5(1) (g)

REGISTER OF PERSONS REGISTERED AS INDIA CITIZENS
UNDER SECTION 5(1) (g)

S. No. Name Father’s name Date of birth Last permanent address Southside India Date from which resident in India Present address Date of Registration Overseas of India Remarks
   
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
                     

Note- S. No. in this register should correspond with number in the registration certificate.

FROM VIII

(See rule 11(b))

REGISTER OF MINOR CHILDREN REGISTERED AAAS INDIAN
CITIZENS UNDER SECTION 5(1) (d)

S. No. Name Father’s name Date of birth Present address Remark
1 2 3 4 5 6
           


Note-
S. No. in this register should with the number in the registration certificate.

(vii) for Form XII, the follo0wing Form shall be substituted, namely:-

FORM XII

(See rule 17 (1))

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 6(1)

APPLICATION FOR NATURALIZATION AS A CITIZEN FO INDIA
UNDER SECTION 6(1) OF THE ACT

Note: Please writ/ print in BLOCK LETTERS

PART I

1.

Full name of the applicant in country of Origin

 

2.

If now commonly known by another

Name, enter such name here

 

3.

  1. Profession or address of occupation

  2. If in service , address of employer

 

4.

Place and date of birth

 

5.

Nationality by birth

 

6.

Present nationality, if different

 

7.

  1. State whether single, married widower, Widow or divorced

  2. If married, give date and place of Marriage and nationality of the spouse

  3. Husband’s or wife’s full name before Marriage.

 

8.

  1. Father’s full name in the country Of origin

  2. Present address (if living)

  3. present nationality (if dead, give nationality at the time of death)

 

9.

  1. Mother’s full name

  2. Present address (if living)

  3. Present nationality (if dead, give nationality at time of death

 

10.

Whether the applicant is a subject or

citizen of any country where an India citizen is prevented by law or practice of that country from becoming a subject or citizen of that country by naturalization

 

11.

Principal languages of India known and extent of knowledge thereof with evidence

 

12.

Details of residence in India

  1. Date of entry in India

  2. I have resided in India or been in the service of the Government in India or partly the one and partly the other throughout the Period of twelve months immediately preceding the date of this application

  3. During the fourteen years immediately proceeding the Said period of twelve months. I have either resided in India o been in the service of the Government n India or partly the one and partly the other. For periods amounting in the aggregate o not less than eleven years.

 

 

Details with address of residence in India for the Last fourteen years From To Years Months
       

 

  1. If this application is granted, my intention as to future residence, ( and/ or service under the Government in India ) is as follows:

a)  House No : ..................................................

b)  Street name .................................................

c)  Name of village/ town :.................................

d)  District :.......................................................

e)  State :..........................................................

  1. Reasons for which applicant wishes to acquire India citizenship: ...............................................................................

  2. Passport particulars:

a)  Country :......................................................

b)  Number: .....................................................

c)  Place and date of issue :...............................

d)  Valid up to: .................................................

  1. Particulars of visa:

a)  Number and date of visa .............................

b)  Place of issue:..............................................

c)  Name of issuing authority:.............................

d)  Valid up to : ................................................

  1. Give particulars of children:

Full name of child Date of birth Place of birth Present address
       
  1. Names and addresses of at least two persons whose affidavits testifying to the character of the applicant and the correctness of the statements made in this application are attached herewith:………………………… ………………

PART II

  1. I have/have not previously renounced or been deprived of the citizenship of India.

(If the applicant has renounced his or her Indian citizenship, here state the date on which the declaration of renunciation was made; or if he or she has been deprived of his or her citizenship state the date on which and the authority by whim the order of deprivation was made.)

  1. I have/have not previously applied for naturalization aas a citizen of India and the application has/has not been rejected.

  2. I declare that my intention is to make India my permanent home and I undertake that I shall renounce the citizenship of my country 8in the event of my application being sanctioned.

  3. I ,………………………………………(here mention name of the applicant )do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars, stated in this application are true, and I make this solemn declaration Conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Date .......................      Signature: ................................

 

Affidavit to accompany the application for a certificate of naturalization under the citizenship Act,1955.*

In the natters of the application for a certificate of naturalization under the citizenship Act, 1955, I …………………… son of ………………. Residing at ……………………………………… make oath and do solemnly  And sincerely affirm that the statements contained in my application here unto annexed are true to the best of my knowledge and belief.

If, at any time before a certificate is issued to me, the accuracy of any of the foregoing particulars is affected by an alteration in circumstances, I undertake to inform the secretary to the Government of India in the Ministry of Home Affairs in writing forthwith.

 

Signature ..........................

Station ............................

Date ................................

 

*Affidavits to be attested by notary/oath commissioner/Magistrate.

Caution: section 17 of the citizenship Act1955, provides that “Any person who, for the purpose of procuring to be done or not to be done under this Act , knowingly makes any representation which is false in a material particular shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to five years ,or with fine, which may extend to fifty thousand years or both.

Affidavits testifying the character of the applicant and the correctness of the statements made in the application.

(Vide item 18)

In the matter of an application for a certificate of naturalization under the citizenship Act, 1955, made by ……………………… I……………. Aged ………………..years, by occupation …………………. son Of ……………………………… residing at ………………………………. Make path and naturalization; that I am a householder; that I am not a solicitor or agent of ……………………………….that I have personal knowledge of and intimate acquaintance with the said ………………………………for ……………………… years; that the statements contained in his/ her application for naturalization are true to the best of my knowledge and belief.

I support …………………………………………………’S application for naturalization and I can vouch for his/ her good character and loyalty.

Signature: ..........................

Date....................................

Name .................................

Full postal address ............

............................................

Copies of two issues (in triplicate) of a newspaper or newspapers circulating in the district in which the applicant resides each containing (clearly marked) an advertisement in the following form should accompany the application.

“Notice is hereby given that ……………………………of ………………………is applying to the secretary to the Government pf India in the Ministry of Home Affairs for naturalization and that any person who knows any reason why naturalization should not be granted should send a written signed statement of the facts to the said secretary.

DOCUMENTS TO BE ATTACHED WITH THE APPLICATION BY THE APPLICANT

  1. A copy of valid Foreign passport.

  2. A copy of valid and up to date LTV/Residential permit along with copies of last 14 years LTV/R.P.

  3. A Copy of Bank Chelan in original amounting to Rs. 1500.- deposited in the state Bank of India under Head No.0070-other administrative services-other services-Receipts under citizenship Act,

  4. One affidavit from self (applicant) and two affidavits from two India testifying to the character of the applicant in the prescribed language available in the application form.

  5. Two language certificates certifying the applicant’s knowledge in any one of the Indian languages specified in the Eighth schedule if the constitution.

  6. Two newspaper (circulating in the district in which the applicant resides) cuttings of different dates or of different newspapers notifying his intention to apply for citizenship.

(iii) After Form XV, the following Form shall be inserted, namely:

FORM X V A

(See rule 20 (3A)) P

CERTIFICATE OF RESUMPTION OF INDIA CITIZENSHIP

No ……………………….

This is to certify that the person whose particulars are given below has with immediate effect, resumed being citizen of India under the provisions of the proviso to section 8 (2) of the citizenship Act. 1955-

  1. Name :

  2. Name of father/mother :

  3. Date of birth :

  4. Place of birth :

  5. Occupation :

  6. Marks of identification :

  7. Address :

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

 

 

Signature & Seal of Issuing Authority

Signature of Registered person

Place of Issue____________

Date of Issue ____________

(ix) for Forms XIX, XX, XXI and XXII, the following Forms shall be substituted, namely:-

FORM XIX

(See rule 25 B)

APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS AN OVERSEAS CITIZEN OF INDIA
UNDER SECTION 7 A OF THE CITIZENSHIP ACT.

Note:

  1. Please write/ print in BLOCK LETTERS

  2. Concealment of any material fact or false representation etc. Will lead to cancellation of registration as Overseas citizen of India (please refer to section 7D of the Act)

 

Passport size photograph Passport size photograph Passport size photograph Passport size photograph

(Paste photograph (3.5 x3.5cm)here)

DETAILS

APPLICATION

SPOUSE

FIRST

MINOR

CHILD

SECOND

MINOR

CHILD

1.Name

i. Surname

       

ii. First name

       

iii. Middle name

       

2. Relationship

       

3.Sex (M/F)

       

4.Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)

       

5. Place of Birth with country

       

6. Father’s/ Guardian’s

i. Surname

       

ii. First name

       

iii .Middle name

       

7. Mother’s

i. Surname

       

ii. First name

       

iii. Middle name

       

8. Country of present citizenship

       

i. Date of acquisition

       

ii. Passport No.

       

iii. Date of issue

       

iv. Place of issue

       

9.  profession or occupation

     

 

 

10. Address of Employer

       

11. Passport held before present citizenship

       

12 Visible distinguishing marks

       

13 Specimen signature/thumb impression

       

Specimen signature/thumb impression

       
  1. Present Residential Address:
                                                 
                                                 
                                                 

Telephone No. Mobile No.

                                                 

e- mail ID if any

                                                 
  1. Does your country permit dual citizenship in some form or the other?

Yes/ No

  1. Whether sought asylum before applying for present citizenship?

Yes/No

  1. Are you or had been citizen of Pakistan or Bangladesh at ant time?

Yes/No

  1. Details of family members, who are staying in India if any

S. No. Name Present address Relationship Age
         
  1. Details of criminal proceedings anywhere:
Nature Date Place Judgment of the court
       
  1. I/we, ……………………do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars stated on this application are true, and I/we make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.


Date ..........................   Signature ..........................   Signature ..........................
                                      (first applicant)                    (second applicant)
 

*APPLICATION FOR MINOR (S)

I an a parent/ guardian of ………………………to whom the foregoing particulars relate. I hereby apply on behalf of my/the child (children) for his/ her their registration as an overseas citizen(s) of India.

Date................. Signature of applicant: ........................

*To be filled if applied only for minor(s)

Enclosures (for each applicant):

  1. Three additional stamp size photographs

  2. Proof of citizenship of applicant (s)

  3. Evidence of being citizen of India on or after 26thJanuary ,1950 (self or parents or grand parents)-these are

  1. Copy of the passport (or)

  2. Copy of the domicile certificate issued by the Competent authority (or)

  3. Any other proof (or)

  4. Affidavit

  1. Evidence of relationship as parent/ grandparent, if their India origin is claimed as basis for grant of overseas citizenship of India.

  2. Proof of fee payment (US$ 275 for each applicant or equivalent in local currency).

  3. PIO card holders must also submit a copy of their PIO card.

This form when completed should be submitted in duplicate-

(i)   In India to the Foreigners Regional registration Officer (FRRO), Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi, Amritsar and chief Immigration officer (CHIO), Chennai or to the Foreigners Division, Ministry of Home Affairs.

(ii)  Outside India to the India Mission or post having jurisdiction over the country of which the applicant is a ci5tizen or where he is not in the court of his citizenship, to the India Mission or post having jurisdiction over the country of which the applicant is ordinarily resident.

FORM XX

(See rule 25 G)

CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION

(Overseas citizen or India)

No ………………..

This is to certify that the person whose particulars are given below has been registered as an overseas citizen of India under the provisions of section 7A of the citizenship Act, 1955-

  1. Name :

  2. Name of father/mother :

  3. Date of birth :

  4. Place of birth :

  5. Nationality :

  6. Occupation :

  7. Address :

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

.............................................................

 

 

Signature & Seal of Issuing Authority

Signature of Registered person

Place of Issue____________

Date of Issue ____________

FORM XXI

(See rule 25 G)

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 7A

REGISTER OF PERSONS REGISTERED AS OVERSEAS
CITIZEN OF INDIA UNDER SECTION 7A OF THE ACT

Sr.

No.

Full Name

And

address of

the ant

Father’s

name

 

Place

&

date

of birth

Nationality

Last

Permanent

 

Address

Outside

India

Date from which

Resident

In India

Date of registration

Place of issue

Remarks

 

                   

Note: S No. in this register showed correspond with the number in the registration certificate.

FORM XXI

(See rule 25 H)

The citizenship Act, 1955- section 7C (1)

DECLARATION OF RENUNCIATION OF OVERSEAS
CITIZENSHIP OF INDIA UNDER SECTION 7C(1) OF ACT,
MADE BY AN OVERSEAS CITIZEN OF INDIA

  1. I, …………………………………………………… (here insert full name and address of declaring ) am of full age and capacity and was born at …………………. on ………………….

  2. I am registered as an overseas citizen of India.

  3. I hereby renounce my overseas citizenship of India.

  4. I, ……………………………………………do solemnly and sincerely declare that the foregoing particulars stated in this declaration are true, and I make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true.

Date.................     Signature: ........................

Made and subscribed this ………………………. day of ……………… 20 ………… before me.

*Signature ................................

*Designation.............................

PARTICULARS
 

Full Name …………………………………………………………..

Address ……………………………………………………………..

Profession or occupation ……………………………………………

Place and date of birth ………………………………………………

Nationality ……………………………………………………………

Name of wife or husband ……………………………………………

Number and date of certificate of registration as an overseas citizen of  India ………………………………

Name and full particulars of minor children who are registered as overseas Citizens of India if any ……………………………
 

*Signature and designation of the officer authorized under rule 28 of the citizenship Rules, 1956, before whom the declaration is made or oath of allegiance is taken.

FORM XXII A

(See rule 25 H)

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
 

Received Declaration of renunciation of overseas Citizenship of India under section 7C (1)of the Citizenship Act,1955 From Miss/ Ms./Mr./……………………………………. /o, W/o, S/o………………………………………………. resident of ................................................


Date……………….. Signature with seal of the Receiving officer


Note: Strike out whichever is not applicable.

FORM XXII B
(See rule 25I)


The citizenship Act, 1955- section7D

REGISTER OF PERSONS WHOSE REGISTRATION
AS OVERSEAS CITIZEN OF INDIA IS CANCELLED
UNDER SECTION 7D

Sr.

No.

Full Name

And

address of

the ant

Father’s

name

 

Place

&

date

of birth

Nationality

Last

Permanent

 

Address

Outside

India

Date from which

Resident

In India

Date of registration

Place of issue

Remarks

 

                   

Note: S. No. in this register showed correspond with the number in the registration Certificate.

  1. In the said rule, for schedule IV, the following schedule shall be substituted, namely:-

“SCHEDULE IV

(See rule 31)

Table of Fees

_____________________________________ SI. Amount of fee ________________________ In India Elsewhere No. Matter in which fee is to be taken (Rs.) (Rs.) _____________________________________________
 

Sr. No.

Matter in which fee is to be taken

Amount of fee

In India (Rs.)

Elsewhere (Rs.)

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

1.

Registration as a citizen of India under section 5

-

-

 

(i) Under section 5(1) (a) and (1) (b)

5,000

-

 

(ii) Under section 5(1) (c)

10,000

15,000

 

(iii) Under section5(1) (e),(f)and(g)

3,000

-

 

(iv) Under section 5(4) (minor child)

-

-

 

(v) Under section 5(4)

3,000

4,000

2.

 

Naturalization as a of India under section 6(1) of the Act.

 

 

 

 

 

(i) With application

1,500

-

 

(ii) grant of certificate of naturalization

13,500

-

3.

Grant of a certificate of naturalization in case of doubt

5,000

-

4.

Witnessing the singing of an application or declaration mentioned in rule 28 of these rules, administering the oath of allegiance

5,000

1000

5.

Registration of a declaration to resume Indian citizenship or renunciation of citizenship

5,000

7,000

6.

Supplying a certified true copt of any notice, certificate, order, declaration or entry given, granted or made by or under the Act.

500

-

7.

Supplying a certified copy of a certificate of naturalization

2,000

-

8.

Renunciation of overseas citizen of India under section 7A of the Act.

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

currency

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

Currency

9.

Renunciation of overseas citizen of India

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

currency

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

Currency

10.

Issue of duplicate certificate to over-seas citizen of India

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

currency

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

Currency

11.

Registration as an overseas citizen of India of person of India origin card holders, who are eligible

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

currency

US$ 275 or an amount equiv.-

lent in local

currency

*Note: - out of the fee charged in respect of registration as an overseas citizen ,a sum of US$ 25 or an equivalent amount in local currency shall be non- refundable, the balance amount of US$ 250 or an equivalent amount in local currency shall be refunded in case the application for registration as overseas citizen is not accepted.

[F. No. 2611/01/2005-IC-I]

D.S. MISHRA, Jt .Secy.

 


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